Richard Trevithick 1771 – 2021

We are sad to announce that Trevithick Day 2021 is cancelled due to COVID-19 – but we are celebrating Richard Trevithick’s 250th birthday with some other special events this year

Richard Trevithick 250 Years 1771 – 2021


Trevithick 250th Anniversary Stamp Cover

In association with Buckingham Covers we are issuing a limited edition stamp cover to commemorate this special year. Order yours now!


The Story of Richard Trevithick

To mark Richard Trevithick’s 250th Birthday we have commissioned this animation all about Richard’s life and inventions, aimed at our younger audience

Richard Trevithick: 250 Years of Genius

Richard Trevithick: 250 Years of Genius

Another of our specially commissioned pieces, this video celebrates Trevithick Day and what it and Richard Trevithick mean to people in Cornwall and across the world

We hope to be back with music, dance and steam in 2022